Human Resources In Syrian Hospitals:
Two types of questions were formulated according to hospital preference:
1. Number of medical staff
2. Detailed information about the hospital medical staff
Such questionnaire purposed to know the real number of medical staff at the hospital and to know whether the staff were working in more than one hospital.
Almost 64 % of the surveyed hospitals refused to give detailed information about their staff, primarily for security reasons, whereas 36 % hospital gave the information.
Hospital Volume of Work in Syria:
We adopted several methods to estimate the volume of work in the services provided by the hospital.
1. Number of patients visiting emergency department and outpatient departments, in addition to, the number of emergency and non-emergency admissions.
Comparison with International Health Care Indicators In Syria:
Several indicators could be applied for evaluating health sectors and hospitals performance (1)
Only few of them, which are applicable in our survey, were chosen:Read more
Electric Generator Capacity and Fuel Consumption In Syrian Hospitals:
Approximate depreciation schedule for generators of fuel:
Daraa Hospital Research and Statistics:
Daraa (Arabic: درعا, Levantine Arabic: [ˈdarʕa]), also Darʿā, Dara’a, Deraa, Dera, and Derʿā ("fortress", compare Dura-Europos), is a city in southwestern Syria, located about 13 kilometres (8.1 mi) north of the border with Jordan. It is the capital of Daraa Governorate, historically part of the ancient Hauran region. The city is located about 90 kilometres (56 mi) south of Damascus on the Damascus-Amman highway, and is used as a stopping station for travelers. Nearby localities include Umm al-Mayazen and Nasib to the southeast, al-Naimeh to the east, Ataman to the north, al-Yadudah to the northwest and Ramtha, Jordan to the southwest.
According to the Syrian Central Bureau of Statistics, Daraa had a population of 97,969 in the 2004 census. It is the administrative center of a nahiyah ("sub-district") which contains eight localities with a collective population of 146,481 in 2004. Its inhabitants are predominantly Sunni Muslims.
Daraa became known as the "cradle of the revolution"  after protests at the arrest of 15 boys from prominent families for painting graffiti with anti-government slogans  sparked the beginning of Syrian Uprising of 2011.- Wikipedia
# of Laboratory Equipment In Syria:
- Most of the existing laboratory devices provided only basic analysis of hemoglobin, blood sugar, blood group, urea and creatinine.
- Almost half of the electrolyte analysis devices did not work.
- There were no hormone analysis devices in the operating hospitals. However,few private laboratory centers had these devices, which were costly and unaffordable.